United Technologies Corporation Staff Engineer, Project Engineering in Rockford, Illinois

Job ID: 72856BR

City: Rockford

State: Illinois

Country: United States

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

When the global aerospace community looks for ideas and solutions to its biggest challenges, they turn to the people of UTC Aerospace Systems. We design, invent and deliver the most advanced and diverse range of aerospace systems on the market. We are inventors. We are manufacturers. We work in space exploration, commercial air travel, defense and rescue applications. Always learning and pushing the boundaries, we are an undisputed industry leader that continually sets the bar higher and higher. Come soar with us.

Do you want to be a part of a global business, creating innovative solutions for the aerospace industry’s biggest customers? This is the core of what we do in the Electric, Environmental & Engine Systems (ES) business. Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems, or creating a positive in-flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, ES focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy. Join us as we take flight!

Every second a plane takes off with UTC Aerospace Systems equipment onboard. From space exploration and defense to today’s more electric, more intelligent, more integrated aircraft – our systems make modern flight possible. And by “make it possible,” we mean: we start it, power it, control it, ventilate it, quiet it, land it, stop it and monitor it. We have more than 41,000 employees across 150 countries working at the forefront of technological innovation. Thanks to their efforts, our global reach, and our market-leading position, we do big things no one else can do.

We are looking for a Staff Engineer, Project Engineer to support the Electric Power Systems.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Leading efforts to meet system-level requirements, system definition, development, testing, and initial production

  • Leading efforts to investigate field performance issues and drive RCCA to closure

  • Develop and execute plans necessary to meet key programmatic and customer milestones (hardware deliveries, qualification activities, customer lab/flight test A/C support activities).

  • Efforts will include work scope management, address RFQ’s, customer interface and action item closure, schedule, EVMS, Risk, Standard Work management.

  • Efforts will also include UTAS supply chain and supplier management. Familiarity with FAA conformity rules and management is a plus.

  • Create and monitor key metrics (budget, quality, schedule) and implement appropriate corrective actions to address negative trends.

  • Develop, justify and manage the annual budget and secure the necessary resources

  • Maintain a high level of customer and quality focus

  • Identify risks and implement appropriate mitigation plans

  • Effectively communicate written and oral status reports to the program, management, and customer

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications

  • A minimum of 8 years of work experience with 2 years of project management experience

  • Familiarity with industry design standards, such as ARP-4754, RTCA© DO-254, DO-178, DO- 160, Conformity per FAA Order 8110.4C, etc.

  • Familiarity with electronic hardware, complex logic devices, and microprocessor-based embedded software.

  • Excellent project management skills, PMP© certification desirable

  • Demonstrated experience in managing engineering teams

  • Demonstrated success leading and working with multidisciplinary teams

  • Demonstrated ability to build effective relationships on all levels (engineer, management, senior levels of engineering, legal/finance, customer, etc.)

  • Ability to manage several, concurrent medium-large scale development projects.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering/technical discipline from four-year college or university required.

  • Advanced degree in business or technical field is preferred.

Nothing matters more to UTC Aerospace Systems than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

At this time, UTC Aerospace Systems will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.Note:

  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

  • Drug Screens for re-hires only performed for previous employees who have been gone from company for more than 1 year

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United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications

  • A minimum of 8 years of work experience with 2 years of project management experience

  • Familiarity with industry design standards, such as ARP-4754, RTCA© DO-254, DO-178, DO- 160, Conformity per FAA Order 8110.4C, etc.

  • Familiarity with electronic hardware, complex logic devices, and microprocessor-based embedded software.

  • Excellent project management skills, PMP© certification desirable

  • Demonstrated experience in managing engineering teams

  • Demonstrated success leading and working with multidisciplinary teams

  • Demonstrated ability to build effective relationships on all levels (engineer, management, senior levels of engineering, legal/finance, customer, etc.)

  • Ability to manage several, concurrent medium-large scale development projects.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.